About your Search

20100101
20100131
STATION
FOXNEWS 117
LANGUAGE
English 117
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 117 (some duplicates have been removed)
morning, and, both the u.s. and british embassies are closing their doors in yemen over threats by al qaeda. the news coming after both countries announced an increase of aid to yemen to fight the terror group linked to the failed attempt to bomb a u.s. airliner on christmas day, and we'll update you as news develops throughout the morning. >> eric: and another "fox news alert," sunday morning, the man accused of gunning down four members of his own family at thanksgiving dinner, has now been nabbed in florida. and police say they were singing sing-a-longs for three hours and then he opened fire and a little more than a month later, u.s. marshals have arrested paul marriage, and he was hiding out at a motel in the florida keys and cops give the credit to a tip that was called into "america's most wanted" and notch up another one for the fox tv program. hello, i'm eric sean and welcome to america's news headquarters on this sunday morning. >> jamie: good morning, happy new year, eric and happy new year to all of you. for over a month he was the target of a nationwide manhunt which incl
, us -- esteemed professors later i discovered she was more right than i cared to believe. the founding of the country was miraculous. the industrial age gets a little dicey, and then the progressive era which has all but been erased from history changed everything. what really opened my eye eyes was this book. does it look boring as snot or what? given to me by robbie george, professor at princeton university, a very ropt respec professor. i started finding out about early american progressivism. he gave me this book. written by r.j. who is a friend of mine. wood row wilsoned a the roots of modern liberalism. this is my son who drew a picture of me in the front. he's five. although, it does have a striking resemblance to me, doesn't it? it's one of the most boring books you will read. it's just eye bleed boring, but i learned things about our nation and the progressive era that i prayed were not true. it didn't go here. i went all kind of other books on progressives and then i went to the progressive words themselves. and the more i read, the more sad i became. because i saw their inf
building. >> julie: see you in an hour on >> chris: i'm chris wallace. the u.s. closes its embassy in yemen. that story next on "fox news sunday." the obama administration tries to plug the holes in the security system that allowed a would-be bomber onboard a us airliner. with americans asking are we safe, what can be done to prevent future attacks? we will get the latest from john brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and kit bond. plus our sunday panel looks ahead to the new year in politics, the economy, sports and entertainment. all right now on "fox news sunday." >> chris: hello again and happy new year from fox news in washington. citing ongoing threats, the u.s. government today closed its embassy in yemen. meanwhile, the president and top advisors are reviewing what mr. obama calls the systemic failures that allow a would-be bomber onboard that plane christmas day. we are joined by the white house official leading that review. john brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and counter terrorism. welcome to "fox news sunday." >> as we said the u.s.
>> chris: i'm chris wallace. the u.s. closes its embassy in yemen. that story next on "fox news sunday." the obama administration tries to plug the holes in the security system that allowed a would-be bomber onboard a us airliner. with americans asking are we safe, what can be done to prevent future attacks? we will get the latest from john brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and kit bond. plus our sunday panel looks ahead to the new year in politics, the economy, sports and entertainment. all right now on "fox news sunday." >> chris: hello again and happy new year from fox news in washington. citing ongoing threats, the u.s. government today closed its embassy in yemen. meanwhile, the president and top advisors are reviewing what mr. obama calls the systemic failures that allow a would-be bomber onboard that plane christmas day. we are joined by the white house official leading that review. john brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and counter terrorism. welcome to "fox news sunday." >> as we said the u.s. today closed our embassy in y
's called "your kids are your own fault. " thank you very much for joining us. >> appreciate it. >> happy new year again, we'll see you tomorrow. >> nice shirt, larry! >> thanks. >> we begin with a developing story in yemen where troops have reportedly killed two suspected al-qaeda members, that story broke a couple of hours ago, the u.s. embassy in yemen, closed for a second day, because of threats from al-qaeda. this by the way is new videotape we just received of the stepped -up security around the u.s. and british embassies in yemen. you can see blockades have been set up all around the embassy. >>> good morning, everyone, i'm greg jerden for bill hemmer gloovment i'm patty ann brown in for migin kelly. security is adding new screening steps around the country and around the world. >> we have team fox coverage with amy kellogg in london, laura ingle is at knew yark national airport. -- the newark airport. what's the story at snairp. >> these new guidelines, the new tsa guidelines went into effect at midnight and it has significantly changed the way airline passengers coming in from i
as far as trying to catch the guys that really want to blow us up. >> and there goes back too christmas day and a guy who is handing on an airplane in the detroit area apparently trying to blow up a bomb in his underwear and ever since then the transportation people, the homeland security people kind of ramped things up from them and this past week weekend we will tell you the big mess going on in newark. the administration sent out one of the top terrorism guys to do some spinning. we had janet napolitano who said the system worked and then the next day she walked it back, it didn't work. john brennan was in the hot seat yesterday. >> and he wanted to explain how listen, wele find out what happened but there really wasn't any one thing that would have told us this was going to happen on december 25th so the fact that he bought the tick with cash and the fact that he had no luggage and might not have had a pass part and the fact this guy's father turned him in. all the elements together still didn't point them to the magic word. listen. there was no smoking gun. there was no p
that tried to bring down a u.s. airliner on christmas day. british investigators are linking him to at least one other terrorist group out there. >> julie: after more than a month on the run, they have arrested paul merhige. he murdered four of his family members according to police. we'll have a live report on how cops tracked him down. >> kelly: both the american and british embassies in yemen closing their doors. an al-qaeda group based in the unstable nation. it's the same group linked to that failed bombing of a u.s. bound passenger jet. molly is live in washington. >> good afternoon. roadblocks are set up outside the embassy in yemen. they are closing their embassies because of security concerns. john brennan told fox there are indications that the u.s. embassy could be a target of al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula. that is the yemen based group that the white house says trained umar farouk abdulmutallab, the man suspected of trying to blow up a plane with explosives carried in his underwear. >> this is something we're very concerned about. we're concerned they may be in fact trying to
. thank you for being with us for this special edition of manity. thank you for being with us. have a great night. thank you. >> this is a fox news alert. a fast track for tough travel air security rules beginning in just hours travelers are going to find themselves facingen any way of security measures. the measures target fliers from countries that sponsor or tolerate terrorism. the rules require enhanced screening for those requiring -- they will come in a week after the failed christmas bomb attack. i am kimberly guilfoyle. this is geraldo at large. geraldo is off this evening. we will talk more about the rules and what they mean. joining me is retired colonel of the united states marine corps bill cowan. director of terrorism law alcott and from the rig began be administration casey mcfarland. what's going on with these rules? >> it's about time.ed we should have done this right after the september 11th attacks. the problem with what we have done is we have been looking for stuff to make bombs out of what we should have been looking for is terrorists. we will be a step behind i
? she will tell us how she unwinds. >> we eat, therefore we hunt. bill: the factor begins right now. ♪ ♪ ♪ bill: hi, i'm bill o'reilly thanks for watching us tonight. president obama lose power. the subject of this evening's talking points memo. if you strip away all the partisan blather and there's plenty one important thing emerges from the republican victory last night in massachusetts. president obama has lost momentum. the president took a huge gamble last sunday traveling to massachusetts to support martha coakley. it did not work. this largely democratic state rejected the president, miss coakley and liberal politics. now obama care is in jeopardy. no question independent americans do not like the administration's policies. forget about cap and trade and all that stuff, it's finished. the big issue, the president, he has lost power, no question. here's something interesting. after the christmas day bombing attempt, talking points said americans were becoming disenchanted with mr. obama's war on terror strategy. i said it was becoming a major issue. brown's polling showe
it is his son. he that taped the video shortly before he went a u.s. base and blew himself up employees in afghanistan. he says on the tape we'll never forget the blood of him, referring to the dead taliban leader. >> we need to lead the liberation against them outside the pakistani borders. >> reporter: washington post reports that his vehicle sped through and when checked by a security guard, he quickly dealt nate go the bomb sending steel pellets ripping through him and dozens of people near him. in an op-ed for sunday's post, leon panetta lashed out at critics those that gave their lives somehow brought it about themselves. he was about to be searched before he detonated the explosives. his father says he blames america for turning his wife into a widow. >> julie: new reports of a missile strike in pakistan. u.s. intelligence sources say it happened in the north tribal region, a drone strike killing two suspect west side ties to a militant network, a group suspected of involvement in the c.i.a. bombing. this is the sixth such attack in the last week in the area. they are saying thre
the nation's capital starts right now. we begin with the closing of the u.s. and british embassies in yemen. this is a result of threats by al-qaeda in that region. officials say al-qaeda and others are still plotting against american interests. malini wilkes is joining us now with the latest developments. she has been following them in washington. hi. >> hi. both the u.s. and british closed their embassies in yemen because of the al-qaeda threat. white house counterterror advisor john brennan says he is not going to take chances with the lives of diplomats and he says the yemeni government is providing support. brennan is heading the white house review of the attack on the detroit-bound plane. he told "fox news sunday" u.s. intelligence failed to connect the dots. he says there was no smoking gun, no definitive intelligence that was ignored and no sign that agencies refuse to cooperate with each other. >> in the review so far, there is no indication whatsoever that any agency or department was not trying to share information. there were some lapses, there were some human errors, there were
, is where u.s. senators kerry reid and john ensign have their offices. new information on this developing story. expecting a news conference to come within the hour on that. in the middle box major new information on national security. new airport screening information. airports in 14 different countries. we will tell you where the stories believe the biggest outside threats to this country are coming from. martha: and in the bottom box president obama is just back from his vacation this afternoon. he is set to me and sit down with his top anti-terrorist advisers and talk about the threats and all the information that has rolled out over the holiday. one hot spot clearly on this list is yemen. the u.s. embassy there remains closed now for day two because of threats to the embassy from al-qaeda. yemen says it is pushing back on the terror group were rewarded calls an unprecedented number of troops into the al-qaeda controls. we will show you how complicated the situation is on the ground with all of these different groups vying for power in yemen. that threat is raising a lot of very diffe
for joining us. standard, thanks for joining us. >> dave: see you next weekend. captioning by, closed captioning services, inc. >> eric: a "fox news alert," a possible big win on the war on terror, to tell you about, a u.s. drone is suspected of taking out a top taliban leader in pakistan. and a guy who targeted our troops and may have been behind the cia attack, some say he is now dead. good morning, everyone i'm eric sean and welcome to a brand new hour of america's news headquarters. >> jamie: i'm jamie colby, the pakistani army is yet to confirm this but sources are telling fox news hakimullah mehsud is dead and they say he was injured in a drone attack earlier this month. straight to scott heidler, streaming from islamabad. what can you tell us? >> reporter: the latest, as you said we have two intelligence sources who are telling us that, mehsud is dead and we have a source on the ground in the tribal area, who is saying it is how it unfolded, she was injured in the mid-january drone strike in south waziristan and transported to another tribal agency, close to south waziristan an
you here and they voice on the tape also vows there will be more attacks of -- against the u.s. caroline shivley is following these latest developments from washington, caroline, first, the tape says that al qaeda is behind the christmas-day bombing attempt. can you tell us more? >> reporter: sure, it's an interesting claim by bin laden, al qaeda and the arabian peninsula, a franchise of al qaeda are based in yemen and claimed responsibility two days after the attack and the bomber suspect himself allegedly told police that he was trained in yemen and told to get on the plane and this message makes it seem like bin laden is trying to show that he is in charge of al qaeda worldwide. and the different branches are now operating on their own while he is holed up in a cave along the afghan-pakistan border and here's the reason he gives for the attacks. >> translator: it is unfair that you enjoy a safe life while our brothers in gaza suffer greatly. therefore, with god's will, our attacks on you will continue, as long as you continue to support israel. >> reporter: bin laden also sa
for joining us. bye! >> julie: developing now, new information tonight on government programs that could see huge cuts in the president's proposed spending freeze. late word tonight of a faulty part that has plaguing car maker toyota may finally be fixed, signaling a possible end to the company sales freeze. i'm julie banderas. we're live as fox reports tonight. >> the fate of the so-called 9/11 trials in question. as we learn more tonight about a possible plan to move the case out of new york city. and what the white house is reportedly planning now to ease the burden on potential future host city. >> i lived here all my life and never had to come to a shelter before. >> extreme winter storms wreaking havoc in states across the country from massive power outages to heavy snow and flooding danger. >> we had a lot of deep water from where we were and the individual. we needed to get a vessel in the water. >> tonight, the latest on the powerful winter blast. >> plus, preparing for the wounds of the battlefield. >> traumatic brain injury, severe gunshot wound injuries, stab injuries. >> julie:
. tonight, time is running out. >> who is going to help us, already? we can't do nothing. >> julie: day five of what can only be described as hell on earth for people of haiti. the ground is still shaking. today, rescue and relief efforts disrupted by a powerful 4.5 magnitude aftershock. this coming as the most senior person to date from the obama administration arrived in the ravaged capital. secretary of state hillary clinton touching down at the airport in port-au-prince, aboard a giant c-130 airplane. she brought with her hundreds of cases of fresh water and food for 140 u.s. embassy people. and we've just gotten word the body of the united nations mission chief in haiti has been found among the rubble. despite the dire situation, there are some miracles providing hope. 16-month-old baby named winnie pulled from the rubble with the help of a man working for a tv crew. >> she's the hero, because she fought for three days, like i said. she's still alive. the man up there, it was a great experience. the man up there is the one that actually saved her, not me. >> julie: winnie, dehydrated, b
aircraft, also of american denomination. no u.s. casualties have been reported, most of the casualty the -- casualties, lebanese, ethiopian, most on board, lebanese, ethiopian, one canadian, 2brits, i'm told on background there are dual nationals in beirut, that is individuals carrying a lebanese and american passport and american officials are still not ruling out the possibility there could be american casualties involved, gregg. gregg: we do have live pictures of the hospital nearby where some people hope to have been taken were there to be any survivors but greg any speculation on what caused this crash? >> reporter: what's it it is, speculation. we are told it was very bad weather overnight, a lot of thunderstorms and the bad weather is a reason being looked at for the crash. lebanese officials are ruling out right now terror or sabotage. -- sabotage, a just cial can't confirm or deny that. flames were coming from the plane shortly after it went down off the coast of lebanon. cit is the aircraft leasing company which actually, ethiopian airports was using, a new york-based firm
, the american people. this is the top secret room deep inside the corridors of the u.s. capitol where the final negotiations will take place in a stunning break from tradition democratic leaders will forego the conference process to merge the bills. secret deliberations will likely be held behind closed doors. that brings us to our headline tonight: democracy in hiding." the seem was developed by nancy pelosi and harry reid drawing heavy fire from republicans who along with you the american people will all be locked out of these deliberations. not only is this breaking traditions, democrats like president obama he's breaking a promise. remember when the anointed one said this about health care negotiations during his presidential debate. >> not negotiating behind closed doors but bringing all parties together. and broadcasting those negotiations on c-span so the american people can see what the choices are. >> sean: the president is not alone. harry reid is changing his tune now he finds himself in the majority. remarks he made 2006 about the importance of conference committees. >> at least in
, the american people. now this, is the top-secret room inside of the us capitol. the final negotiations take place. in a stun break from tradition democratic leaders will reportedly for go formal public conference process to merge the bills. instead, secret deliberations will likely be held behind those closed doors, and that brings us to our headline tonight. democracy in hiding. the scheme developed by house speaker nancy pelosi and senate majority leader harry reed drawing heavy fire from republican who's will be locked out of these deliberations. and now, not only is this breaking traditions, democrats like president obama, well, he's breaking a promise, remember when the anointed one said this about health care negotiations during his presidential debate? do you remember this? >> not negotiating behind closed doors but bringing all parties together and broadcasting those negotiations on c span so american people can see what choices are. >> now, the president is not alone. harry reed changing his soon as well, now take a look at his remarks that he made back in 2006 about the importance
us posted. >>> tomorrow president obama will unveil a $3.8 trillion budget aimed to boost jobs and convince congress he has to plan to reduce the deficit. caroline shively has more. >> a s.w.a.t. team of congressional staffers will jump on the budget books tomorrow, competing with reporters eager to go line by line through them to find out where the white house wants or tax dollars doing next year. the price tag, $3.8 trillion. the "new york times" reports i has extra money for education, 25 billion-dollar for the states and more for the national institute of health and the president is proposals eliminating 120 government programs. the fastest growing parts won't be cut, including medicare, medicaid, social security, national security and veterans programs. listen to both sides' take on the freeze. >> the president will outline steps tomorrow, including freezing nonsecurity discretionary spending, spending that's almost doubled. >> the spending freeze is on an 84% increase he signed into law. the freeze is delayed one year so it's not fiscal discipline. >> according to the whi
. >> gregg: molly henneberg is live in washington. molly, president says the u.s. has had its eye on al-qaeda in yiyz for a while. >> molly: yes, in the broader arabian peninsula, president said they have gone on the attack previously. take a listen. >> in recent years they bombed yemeni places. i have ordered to strengthen our with the yemeni government and working them to strike al-qaeda terrorists. >> molly: yemen in response as you were saying, has sent hundreds of troops to two mountainous eastern provinces where the government has little control to try to root out the terrorists there. >> gregg: the president has used the phrase war on terror only once before since taking office. does he use it to industry describe it for the failed bombing plot? >> not war on terror. obama administration doesn't like that phrase used frequently during the bush administration. he describes the plot, as an attempted act of terrorism. he has made it clear that the u.s. is at war against, quote a far-reaching of violence and hatred and the u.s. will do whatever it takes to defeat them. he has used th
haitian americans who are gradually being evacuated even as many others overwhelm the u.s. embassy trying to get authorization to leave a torn nation that may be slipping into anarchy. tonight even as the stars rally to the cause fox news core spn dent, jenkins, rivera, house sen and salanis we will try to give you an accurate picture of what is going wrong and what is going right in this mel lancholy and increasingly desperate place. >> there are increasing incidents of violence. we are looking at that very closely. we do need obviously a safe and secure environment to continue and do the best we can with the humanitarian system. >> welcome live to what has suddenly become one of the world's busiest and as a result noise iest airports as the relief flights, hundreds of them now every single day from every corner of the globe come flying in here to port-au-prince. the scattered capital of the ravaged nation of haiti bringing aid and hopefully comfort to these people even as the refugees go flowing out. the flights will be coming in throughout this special two-hour broadcast blitzing throu
office, he said he would get back to us. >> julie: james rosen, thank you very much. >> gregg: a mission to rescue haitian orphans landing ten americans behind bars. church group from idaho apparently tried to take the kids across the border and into the dominican republic. they were detained by haitian police who claimed they were missing the proper paperwork. laura ingle has the latest on this developing story. >>> the senator pastor from the central baptist valley church held a news conference to explain the month toivs by the attempt to take the children out of haiti. he maintains that the mission was one of compassion, to try to rescue abandoned children. ten americans were taken into custody late friday night suspected of taking part in an illegal adoption scheme according to the haitian social affairs minister. five men and five women were arrested trying to take 33 kids across the border to the dominican republic to get them to a makeshift orphanage. they were apparently unaware of the new controls on adoption that requires the prime minister to authorize the departure of any chi
that is a wrap. thanks to judy miller, jim pinkerton. i'm jon scott. watch us for the next decade right here on fox new >> >> good morning everyone, it's sunday, january 3rd, 2010. here is what's happening at this hour, we start with a fox news alert the u.s. embassy in yemen closes after threats from al-qaeda is yemen now the new central front for the war on terror. >> and could college campuses be the new breeding ground for terrorists, why campuses in london are under scrutiny is what's being done about it. >> and making a new year's resolution is easy and keeping it is the hard part. we'll show you how to follow through on that promise to yourself. see if we can do it this year, dave. >> doubt it. >> aly. >> the sewingen sherry in maryland although it may be windy and cold, "fox & friends" never gets old. >> speak for yourself. ♪ >> this is jane krakowski from 30 rock. you're watching "fox & friends" and they rock. >> thanks, jane. >> they rock, get it? welcome to the big show on this sunday morning. >> hi. >> welcome. >> welcome to you, too. >> you were almost about to sa
as their parents desperately try to get the u.s. military to the hotel where they were last seen. we'll have the latest on this horrific story. >> bill: you are a hunter and fisher woman, is that what you do outdoors stuff. >> oh, sure. >> bill: what does sarah palin do for fun? she will tell us how she unwinds. >> we eat, therefore we hunt. >> bill: caution, you are about to enter the no spin zone. the factor begins right now. >> bill: hi, i'm bill o'reilly. thanks for watching us tonight. president obama losing power. that is the subject of this evening's talking points memo. if you strip away all the partisan blather and there is plenty of it, one very important thing emerges from the republican victory last night in massachusetts. president obama has lost momentum. now, the president took a huge gamble last sunday travelling to massachusetts to support martha coakley. it did not work. this largely democratic state rejected the president, ms. coakley, and liberal politics. now, obama care is in jeopardy. there is no question independent americans do not like the administration's policies.
to stick with us. i don't think that groundhog is going to come out next week. i think he is going to stay inside. >> julie: they make snuggies for pets now, so maybe he'll get snuggie for a dog. >> gregg: this is a fox news alert. an update on toyota, massive recall with gas pedals. the federal government has now cleared the company as word that dealers will get the needed parts some time this coming week. laura ingle will be joining us with the details coming up. >> julie: in year one he focused on health care reform. in year two, it appears tackling unemployment but today president obama detailed another issue he is calling critical. now, the details from zblrk the president's mantra appears to be jobs, jobs, jobs but he said something just important as that the deficit. >> it's critical that we rein in the budget deficit. zests that won't burden our children, but could drive up markets and jeopardize our recovery right now. >> he says there are three ways to do it. pay as you go, for every program there has to be a specific way to pay for it. two, a spending freeze on everything from s
the senate foreign relations committee. he went to the u.s. embassy in nigeria in november to alert authorities about his son's extremist views. no word yet if he'll accept the invitation to come to capitol hill or not. as you heard from brian, mark mcgwire admitting that he used steroids on and off for nearly a decade including in 1998 when he broke baseball's single home run record. the former cardinals and a's slugger repeatedly expressed regret for his decision, it was caused by his desire to overcome injury. >> the only reason that i took steroids was for my health purposes. i did not take steroids to get any gain for any strength purposes. >> but did you get that gain incidental? >> i learned how to be a better hitter. there's not a pill or an injection that is going to give me the hand-eye or give any athlete the hand-eye coordination to hit a baseball. >> we've already been through this. >> mcgwire has fallen well short of being voted into the hall of fame in his first two years of eligibility. is his apology enough? we'll ask "sports illustrated" writer. he'll become th
made. all passengers were evacuated and police searched the plane. nothing suspicious was found. two u.s. pliance were diverted thank to unruly passengers. in one incident a couple of f-16 after a passenger locked himself in a bathroom on a flight from los angeles to san francisco. that was detained and of course, in colorado springs. where strange things happen . second incident hawaii airline fliped was forced to stop in los angeles because a male passenger harassed a woman on board. the woman decided not to press charges. the vice-president and his family are in mourning. joe biden's mother passed away. crath lean finnegan biden died in the family's home in delaware. she was seriously ill and no other details were released. biden's mother assisted him on the campaign trial. he was so happy to have his mom along. he expressed gratitude for her support in his personal and political life. he always shouted out to her on the cam prain trial. she was spry at >> we are expecting rick in a bit. he is in madison squire garden and talking to the toughest athletes. >> one of the bills threw ric
evacuated even as many others overwhelm the u.s. embassy trying to get authorization to leave a torn nation that may be slipping into anarchy. tonight even as the stars rally to the cause fox news core spn dent, jenkins, rivera, house sen and salanis we will try to give you an accurate picture of what is going wrong and what is going right in this mel lancholy and increasingly desperate place. >> there are increasing incidents of violence. we are looking at that very closely. we do need obviously a safe and secure environment to continue and do the best we can with the humanitarian system. >> welcome live to what has suddenly become one of the world's busiest and as a result noise iest airports as the relief flights, hundreds of them now every single day from every corner of the globe come flying in here to port-au-prince. the scattered capital of the ravaged nation of haiti bringing aid and hopefully comfort to these people even as the refugees go flowing out. the flights will be coming in throughout this special two-hour broadcast blitzing through the noise, it's the sound of hope. hillar
. >> why not treat them as an enemy combatant? use the interrogation techniques and try to get more information? >> we'll have is a number of reports on america's security in the age of obama. >> be a great example to the world. >> brit hume weighing in on the tiger woods fiasco with some religious advice. mr. hume will be here. >> bernie goldberg has been watching diane sawyer's anchor debut and the new team at "good morning america." bernie has some thoughts. >> caution, you are about to enter the no spin zone. the factor begins right now. >>> hi, i'm bill o'reilley. thanks for watching the first factor of the new decade. happy new year. hope you had a nice break. unfortunately we're back to reality and it's not pretty. america's national security is the subject of this evening's talking points memo. president obama's christmas could not have been calm after that loan from nigeria tried to blow up a northwest jet liner as it approached detroit. because the obama administration changed so many bush anti-terror policies, any terrorist activity will engender controversy. the presiden
you have to ask yourself why wouldn't they just tell us the truth? i think you are going to freak out. tomorrow, i tell you the truth on how bad the situation really is and how the economy works. from new york, good night, america. >> bret: next on "special report" -- the president says the system has failed. and he wants it fixed. following the attempt to blow up an american jet. the specifics and the fall-out coming up. we'll look at what went wrong. the changing administration rhetoric. and how a radical cleric fits in. our healthcare reform series continues with a look at what mandated coverage will cost you. and what happened to the president's promise of transparency? and u.s. efforts to put the economic squeeze on iran are dealt a may a juhljor set-back. all this plus the fox all-stars right here, right now. ♪ ♪ >> bret: welcome to washington. i'm bret baier. not good enough. that's the message the national security community got today from president obama. following what he referred to as a screw-up. allowing a man to try to blow up an american airliner on christmas da
where you're travelling. i'm julie banderas and we're live as fox reports tonight. also tonight, the u.s. and britain shutting down their embassies in yemen citing threats by the same groups linked to the failed christmas day bomb plot. this, as the president's top anti-terrorism advisor admits mistakes were made in keeping the would-be bombing off the plane, but says there was no single red flag to warn of impending attack. >> there was no smoke gun piece of intelligence that says this guy would get on the plane. >> julie: more for the search for answers in washington. police say he was on the run for months. a man accused of murdering four family members on thanksgiving day, now behind bars. >> there's a weight lifted off our shoulders, obviously, boy making this apprehension, now i stand before you and have peace. >> ahead, what led them to the motel hide away and what the owners of the hotel are saying now. plus. >> there's no magic temperature that says you're going to get frostbite or not. >> julie: many states below freezing with some reaching sippi single digits. when will this
you that a little later on. the whole spectrum of the u.s. senate will change because republican scott brown meets with his new colleagues on the hill. joining us from washington right now is caroline schively has she often does every morning. we match today. >> we do. good planning, gretchen. quick in and out for senator-elect brown in washington today. he has to get back to boston to watch his daughter's basketball game tonight. first major impact of his election is being felt in washington. president obama told abc last night he might be willing to scale back his health care proposal to get some republican support. brown's campaign has sent a formal request to massachusetts secretary of state to certify his election before absentee ballots are counted so he can be seated as quickly as possible. >> i can't tell you how proud i am to be here standing before you all and being -- having an opportunity to maybe send the country in a different and better direction. that's my goal. >> brown arrives to the capital mid morning to visit with a few senators. first with john mccain and then
and opened fire. all of the video from that incident in just a moment. seven u.s. marshalls and security officers later responded with a hail of bullets. one court officer is dead tonight. a deputy u.s. marshal is in the hospital tonight and the gunman was shot and killed. so why did he do it? now we've learned he was upset because he lost a lawsuit. more on the motive in just a moment. the shooting lasted, we're told, for several minutes. witnesses describing at least 30 to 40 shots coming if that building, which contain has courthouse, along with officers for federal officials, including two senator, harry reid and john ensign, neither who was there. witnesses say the gunman tried to run but got across the street, then officers shot and killed him. take a look where this happened, about a mile north of the casinos on the vegas strip. one witness, a man who was at the courthouse for jury duty, turned on his video camera or his cell phone, really, once the shots began. >> shooting outside the las vegas courthouse. holy (bleep). (shots firing) unbelievable. hell of a morning for jury duty
was a part of the federal reserve board. and then chairman of it when the economic crisis hit us and devastated us financially and economically. he did not warn against that. >> scott brown's upset win tuesday for ted kennedy's senate seat in massachusetts isn't helping bernanke. brown rode a wave of populist anger opposing bank bail-outs along with healthcare reform. votes count more in this fight. critics plan to filibuster. it will take 60 votes to break it. senate sources say that as of today, bernanke still appeared to have more than 60 yes votes. >> he did do a very, very good job during the rescue efforts. which could have led, if they didn't happen, to the great depression. so i'm supportive of bernanke but will continue to be a strong critic of the fed in areas where i disagree. >> now supporters believe that at the end of the day, bernanke will be reconfirmed, because if not, it could rock financial markets by creating new uncertainty. that is one reason why one democrat mary landrieu of louisiana, announced late this afternoon, she will support his renomination. bret?
napolitano tried to convince us that umar farouk abdulmutallab failed because. >> system worked. >> sean: her laughable explanation had many enraged and critics from both sides of the aisle calling for her to step down. including richard cody. since no one bought her absurd claim obama's top counter terrorism adviser was sent on the sunday show circuit this weekend to try to resend the administration's message. >> there was no smoking gun that said this guy will get on a plane. >> sean: while there had not been a specific smoking gun there were more than enough clues had this guy spelled trouble. first his father went to the embassy with concerns about his son. that information was slowly but surely passed along to counterintelligence officials in the states who did nothing with it. it was recently revealed that the cia knew a month before the attempted attack that the bomber had possible ties to yemen-based extremists and spent time in yemen, no one followed up on any of these warning signs. the u.k.'s top spy agency mi5 knew he had been talking with extremists three years ago. abdulmutallab
have been aware of the threat from the group it says was behind the attack. as the u.s. targets one of those men, there are questions about legal rights and wrongs in the war on terror. new unemployment numbers are out, but they don't tell the whole story. and how will differences in abortion policy be resolved in healthcare reform legislation. part five of jim angle's series. all that, plus the fox all-stars and the friday lightning round right here, right now. welcome to washington, i'm bret baier. the man authorities say tried to blow up an american airliner on christmas day went before a judge today. correspondent steve brown has the story from detroit. in his first court appearance, umar farouk abdulmutallab through his attorney pled not guilty to all six counts in the federal indictment charging him with attempting to detonate a bomb concealed in his underwear aboard northwest flight 253. wearing a white t-shirt and olive pants, the nigerian national spoke softly as he confirmed he was not challenging being held without bond. standing with abdulmutallab, miriam ceiver, one of
we're closing down shop. thanks for being with us tonight. we'll see you again tomorrow. good night from washington. come blog with us. >> tonight... the new year not starting well for the obama administration. most americans want the military to handle the latest captured terrorists. >> why not treat them as enemy combatant? try to get more information out of them? >> we'll have a number of reports on american security in the age of obama. >> my message to tiger would be tiger go to the chri chris -- christian faith. >> brit hume with religious advice. mr. hume will be here. >> good evening, it's so good to be here with you tonight. 50 and bernie goldberg has been watching diane sawyer's anchor debut. and the new team at good morning america, bernie has thoughts. >> caution. you are about to enter the no spin zone. the factor begins right now. >> hi, i'm bill o'reilly. thanks for watching the first factor of the new decade. happy new year, hope you had a nights break. now, unfortunately we're back to reality and it's not pretty. america's national security is the subject of the tal
for watching us tonight. sarah palin will be here in a moment. but first, the talking points memo. president obama's poll numbers continue to slip. the new cbs poll which is usually friendly to the president has the approval rating at just 46%. that is the worst showing in the poll. the rasmussen daily tracking poll has the president's approval rating at 46% with a whopping 53% of registered voters, likely to vote i should say disapproving. talking points predictd that last week with dick morris i said americans were not thrilled with president obama's unemotional response to the christmas day situation and the secret healthcare none sen starring nancy pelosi and harry reid not steppin helping mr. ot all. 36% of americans approve of the presidents who healthcare stage. to be fair, ronald reagan had low numbers in the same point in his tenure. right now, though, he canno prt obama cannot be a happy guy. fox news has hired sarah palin to do analysis. that has thrown the left wing media into. >> isn't that a god send to anybody who wants to have comedy on the radio? >> she has a pesky little pr
will be touring businesses, holding a town hall meeting. let's get to caroline shaifly at the white house for us. caroline, important to note, president's message in ohio today is about jobs. it is not about health care. >> reporter: exactly right, jane, the white house really seems to be trying to pivot off of health care and on to the economy. they want to leave health care behind because they've gotten so much bad news recently, losing the senate race up in massachusetts. also, nancy pelosi saying look, the house is not going to pass this senate bill. the president is going -- has been reading the polls, he knows what americans are focused on now and that is jobs. that is certainly what folks in ohio want to hear and across the country, how are jobs going to be making a difference now. jane: is there a reason they chose ohio? >> reporter: ohio is an interesting choice. you spoke about the unemployment nuts, ten-point # percent in december, that's a in your opinion from november when they were at 10.6%, it is going to be maybe a tough sell, talking northern ohio outside of cleveland, out of wo
the country. they boarded on board a c-17 u.s. air force cargo plane, headed on out of here at 11:17 last night with 54 haitian orphans on their way to florida. the very first plane load of orphans that have left here since this began. guys? >> all right. orlando salinas posted at the airport where it is loud and orly is starting to lose his voice again. great report. good news that ed rendell was able to get those kids out. >> that's fantastic. three minutes after the top of the hour. take a look at the polls this morning as the whole nation focuses on massachusetts. a true blue state usually democrats get whatever they want. it's usually decided when they pick a candidate. well, it's not happening as we've been chronicling for about the last three weeks. martha coakley, the favorite. you have scott brown, the upstart and right now, let's take a look at the three major polls at this hour and scott brown is poised to possibly pull off a massive upset. he's up 52%, 43% according to politico. that's yesterday. meanwhile, the other poll we want to share with you is also a similar result. th
. and the c-17 cargo planes from the u.s. air force from mcguire air force base, from travis air force base were here regularly yesterday. they were only on the ground about an hour a time, an extraordinary operation to watch them land, get unloaded. turn back around and go back to get more supplies. but you get the sense, steve, that this is very much a make or break day for haiti. a lot of the supplies have been coming in here to the port-au-prince airport but i spend many, many hours out on the streets of port-au-prince yesterday and i can tell you this -- i did not see a single instance in which that aid was being handed out to the desperate people who need it most. and there was a calmness among the desperation yesterday. we did see those instances of looting but they were few and far between in reality. generally, they were facing this with a relatively calm determination. you get the sense if they do not get the food they need, they do not get the water they need, they do not get the medical supplies that they desperately need within the next 24 hours, then the scene here could chang
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 117 (some duplicates have been removed)